Posts Tagged ‘scammers’

  • Sergey Lozhkin, Senior Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab (image: Kaspersky Lab)

    One third of all phishing attacks aimed at stealing money

    April 3, 2014 • SecurityComments Off

    According to the data collected for Kaspersky Lab’s study Financial cyber threats in 2013, cybercriminals are trying harder than ever to acquire confidential user information and steal money from bank accounts by creating fake sites mimicking financial...

  • Spammers are sharing Hugo Chavez’s legacy

    April 22, 2013 • SecurityComments Off

    After a sharp increase in spam volumes in February, March saw the flow of junk mail stabilise at a level of 70.1%. Despite this reduction, however, users could not afford to relax since at the same time the share of malicious attachments in unsolicited e-mail...

  • SA’s virus infected e-mails rank 5th highest

    August 29, 2011 • SecurityComments Off

    Symantec Corp has announced the results of the August 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report, now combining the best research and analysis from the MessageLabs Intelligence Report and the Symantec State of Spam & Phishing Report. This month’s...